15 Important WordPress Plugins

The list below is a compilation of all the wordpress plugins that I have installed in k-director dot com. If you’re new to WordPress and looking for some plugins to boost your blog’s performance, these are the plugins you should have a try. :D

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Add Meta Tags

Adds the Description and Keywords XHTML META tags to your blog’s front page and to each one of the posts, static pages and category archives.

AddThis Social Bookmarking Widget
Help your visitor promote your website or blog. Put the AddThis Social Bookmarking Widget on your site or blog, so any visitor can easily bookmark it. The widget works with all popular bookmarking services.
Place Google AdSense ads in your WordPress Posts.
Akismet checks your comments against the Akismet web service to see if they look like spam or not. You need a WordPress.com API key to use it. You can review the spam it catches under “Comments.” To show off your Akismet stats just put <?php akismet_counter(); ?> in your template.
Dean’s Permalinks Migration
With this plugin, you can safely change your permalink structure without breaking the old links to your website,and even doesn’t hurt your google pagerank.
Enforce www. Preference
Provides 301 redirects to queries with /index.php and enforces your use or non-use of www.
Google Sitemaps
This generator will create a Google compliant sitemap of your WordPress blog.
Related Posts
Returns a list of the related entries based on active/passive keyword matches.
SEO Title Tag
Search engine optimize your blog’s title tags. Create a customized title tag for any post, static page, category page, UltimateTagWarrior tag page – indeed, any URL! And will auto-insert the tag name into the title on tag pages generated by UltimateTagWarrior plugin. Admin allows for mass editing of title tags.
Share This
Let your visitors share a post/page with others. Supports e-mail and posting to social bookmarking sites. Thanks to Thomas McMahon for footwork on the URLs. Questions on configuration, etc.? Make sure to read the README.
Show Top Commentators
Encourage more feedback and discussion from readers, by rewarding them every time they post a comment! Readers with the most comments are displayed on your WordPress blog, with their names (linked to their website if they provided one).
Subscribe To Comments
Allows readers to recieve notifications of new comments that are posted to an entry.
Top Posts By Category
Top Posts By Category Plugin. Manage options by going to Options->Top Posts
Ultimate Tag Warrior
Ultimate Tag Warrior is a tagging plugin, that’s heavy on tag visualisation.
WP-ContactForm III
WP Contact Form III is a simple drop in form for users to contact you. It can be implemented on a page or a post. Just add <!–contact form–> where you’d like the from to show up.

[Descriptions of plugins are copied from the plugins’ homepage.]

You can find additional plugins for your site in the WordPress plugin directory.

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32 Responses to 15 Important WordPress Plugins

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  2. Edward Siow says:

    Another plugin which i think is important and superb is Optimal Title.

    Check it out!

  3. kay says:

    SEO Title Tag Plugin works exactly same with Optimal Title Tag. :D

  4. Vijay says:

    I do use most of these plugins myself.. And also some others that suit my blog. But this is a wonderful essentials list to get started on.!

  5. kay says:

    Thanks for your comment Vijay. :D

  6. Nicholas says:

    =( I don’t have wordpress, so I can’t use this wonderful plugins.

  7. kay says:

    Hi, Nicholas. I read your blog too. :D
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  8. Sneha Gupta says:

    Thanks for the tip and recommendation. Your post points out both the flaws and benefits and has made me look into using this script further.That is a good alternative for doing this as well, it includes All In One SEO and other plug ins which all get installed automatically.

  9. Well done my dear. Good info Great post!!

  10. Here’s one to stop the spam comments I was getting 30 -40 spam comments per day “SI CAPTCHA Anti-Spam” worked great for me.

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  13. google sitemap plug ins is very powerful. thanks

  14. Weston says:

    Just incase people are still visiting this, there are many all-in-one SEO plugins for WordPress now.
    Just make sure they do exactly what you want, some seem to go above and beyond their need and can cause you problems later down the line

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